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MI - Michigan officials still working to prevent Great Lakes erosion damage

High Great Lakes water continues to be an issue for Michigan, even as the state mobilizes around fighting Coronavirus.

The situation puts county emergency management staff who work along state shorelines in the difficult situation of managing one crisis while keeping an eye open for the potential for another.

So far, officials said, work continues to mitigate damage risks.

The issue on the Great Lakes, said Luis Saldivia of the Michigan Department of Environment, Great Lakes and Energy, is years worth of record-setting rainfall descending onto the state.

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